The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 127 131 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 7 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.44% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £81,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.61% +80.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%
Java Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2012 2264 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.80% 92.03% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1599 1665
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) OOP
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (94.12%) XML
2 16 (94.12%) Mobile Development
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
2 16 (94.12%) CSS3
2 16 (94.12%) PhoneGap
2 16 (94.12%) AngularJS
2 16 (94.12%) WebSphere
2 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 16 (94.12%) JSON
2 16 (94.12%) JIRA
2 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 16 (94.12%) Open Source
2 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) JBoss
2 16 (94.12%) Python
2 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 16 (94.12%) Ant
2 16 (94.12%) JUnit
2 16 (94.12%) WebLogic
2 16 (94.12%) PHP

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (94.12%) WebLogic
1 16 (94.12%) JBoss
1 16 (94.12%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Ant
1 16 (94.12%) JUnit
1 16 (94.12%) JIRA
1 16 (94.12%) Selenium
1 16 (94.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) NetBeans
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) XML
2 16 (94.12%) JSON
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 16 (94.12%) HTML5
2 16 (94.12%) CSS3
2 16 (94.12%) PhoneGap
2 16 (94.12%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) OOP
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Web Development
2 16 (94.12%) Open Source
2 16 (94.12%) Mobile Development
2 16 (94.12%) SOA
2 16 (94.12%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (94.12%) Python
2 16 (94.12%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle